Business Association


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Business Association

 

in bourgeois civil law, any of a number of types of business organization, each of which enjoys a different legal status. As a rule, business associations are considered juristic persons; their rights, structure, and activities are regulated by law. The most widespread form of capitalist business association is the joint-stock company. Other forms are shareholders’ commandites, partnerships, limited partnerships, corporations, and unlimited companies.

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The Asian Business Association has a strong commitment to helping diverse Asian-Americans.
The Family Business Association is a non-profit organization created to honor family businesses and recognize excellence at the annual awards program.
In the second half of next year there will be positive surprises as regards the economic development," said Gunther Ofner, former president of the European Business Association.
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CBDG, the oldest business association in the region, ceased operations in July 2008 due to increasing competition from other associations opening in the area, lack of member attendance, and a lack of leadership and personnel.
The match between police and the business association takes place in Sparkhill Park, Stratford Road, starting at one o'clock.
The raid was conducted because of suspicions that two former senior officials of the business association were involved in Hara's abduction.
The relationship between One NorthEast and the China Business Association signifies the importance the agency attaches to ties with China.
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Washington Business Association April 22, 2004; Detroit, MI; 313-875-4250; www.

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